Laura Muir wins 3,000m to seal dream double at European Indoors

Britain's Laura Muir completed her dream double after claiming gold in the 3,000 metres at the European Indoor Championships.

Laura Muir crosses the line to win the 3,000m in Belgrade. Picture: Getty.
Laura Muir crosses the line to win the 3,000m in Belgrade. Picture: Getty.

The 23-year-old stormed to victory in a championship record of eight minutes 35.67 seconds, following on from Saturday’s 1500m victory in Belgrade.

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Team-mate Eilish McColgan claimed third as Muir won by more than eight seconds ahead of Turkey’s Yasemin Can.

More to follow.